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Seattle WA 11/6: MJBA Women’s Alliance Hosts Ladybud Publisher Diane Fornbacher

Ladybud Magazine Publisher Diane Fornbacher will address the MJBA Women’s Alliance on November 6, 2014 at the Red Lion Hotel Bellevue.

WASHINGTON:  MJBA Women’s Alliance and Eden Labs team up for an exclusive evening with Ladybud Magazine publisher Diane Fornbacher and dynamic personal and business finance expert Debbie Whitlock next month in Seattle for “The Power to Lead.” Get inspired to lead the way with other major women leaders in the cannabis industry, including mistress of ceremonies Shawn DeNae Waggenseller of Washington Bud Company, legal Read the full article…

Ayanbadejo Says Teammates On One Of His Super Bowl Teams Used Marijuana Week Of Game

I was like, 'Man this is the week of the Super Bowl and you're just going in?'

MARYLAND:  Without offering specific details, former Ravens and Chicago Bears linebacker and special-teams ace Brendon Ayanbadejo said teammates were smoking marijuana in the days leading up to one of the two Super Bowls he played in. During a FOX Sports podcast with former NFL linebacker Scott Fujita, Ayanbadejo didn’t disclose which team it was, and he didn’t name Read the full article…

Mile 'High' Denver Gets No NBA Pot Pass

For now, and for the foreseeable future, the NBA will continue to stand for NoBodyAllowed when it comes to partaking in Colorado's newest participant sport, with the collective-bargaining agreement calling for mandatory testing and penalties for usage.

COLORADO:  It was, as the Denver Post put it, “a historic swirl of commerce and cannabis” this past week in Colorado, as the nation’s first legal sales of recreational marijuana began. To a degree, the Miami Heat couldn’t help but get caught up in that swirl (but not the smoke). First, because they were involved in the last game Read the full article…

OLCC Approves Marijuana Licensee Stipulated Settlements

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License Surrender for Exceeding Daily Purchase Limits Commissioners Air Concerns about Marijuana Licensees with Habitual Bad Behavior OREGON: At its monthly meeting on October 17, 2019 the Commissioners of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission approved six marijuana violation stipulated settlement agreements.  The Commission also held a work session to review actions it could take to strengthen fines Read the full article…

OHA, OLCC Ban Flavored Vaping Sales, Including Online

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OREGON: The Oregon Health Authority and the Oregon Liquor Control Commission today filed temporary rules that put into effect Gov. Kate Brown’s Oct. 4 executive order banning all flavored vaping product sales in the state. The temporary rules, which will remain in effect for six months starting Oct. 15, prohibit the sale of all flavored Read the full article…

OLCC To Host Special Commission Meeting To Address Vape Rules

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OREGON: Special Commission Meeting Friday October 11, 2019 11:30 a.m. Roll Call RULES – Staff presentation of the issues and Commissioners discussion and decision of vaping rules. (Danica Hibpshman and Kelly Routt) Friday, October 11, 2019 11:30 a.m. AGENDA Staff presentation of the issues and  Commissioners discussion and decision of vaping rules. OLCC Commisioners: Chairman Paul Read the full article…

Viola Closes $16 Million Investment Round Led By Gotham Green Partners

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CALIFORNIA: Viola, a national leader in the production and sale of premium quality cannabis products founded by NBA veteran Al Harrington, today announced the closing of a $16 million funding round led by Gotham Green Partners. The investment firm, known for its financial support of some of the most reputable cannabis companies in the industry, is the first institutional Read the full article…

OLCC Holds Commission Meeting In Southern Oregon

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Approves Alcohol and Marijuana Licensee Stipulated Settlements OREGON: Capping off a trip to southern Oregon to meet with cannabis and wine industry stakeholders, the Commissioners of the Oregon Liquor Control Commission held its monthly meeting on June 18, 2019 at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. The OLCC is conducting listening sessions around the state with recreational Read the full article…

Pennsylvania Issues Permits For Phase II Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

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PENNSYLVANIA: The Pennsylvania Department of Health today issued 23 dispensary permits for Phase II of the medical marijuana program. The permittees will now have six months in which to become operational before they can begin dispensing medical marijuana. “The permitting of these locations as part of Phase II of the medical marijuana program will ensure more people Read the full article…

OLCC Commission Moves to Revoke Marijuana Wholesaler License; Temporarily Reduces Daily Purchase Limits for OMMP Cardholders

Commission Approves Other Marijuana Licensees Stipulated Settlements

Commission Approves Other Marijuana Licensees Stipulated Settlements OREGON. – The Oregon Liquor Control Commission today rejected a staff recommended stipulated settlement for a licensed marijuana wholesaler charged with ten violations of OLCC marijuana rules. The Commission decided the licensee’s violations were bad enough that a license suspension or fine would not result in the licensee Read the full article…